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1 hr ago | Agri Marketing

Nationally Respected Organic Veterans Join Cornucopia Leadership

NATIONALLY RESPECTED ORGANIC VETERANS JOIN CORNUCOPIA LEADERSHIP Apr. 17, 2014 Source: Cornucopia Institute news release The Cornucopia Institute has elected new leadership following the annual meeting of the organization's board of directors.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Life, Food, Vegetables, US News, United States Department of Agriculture

5 hrs ago | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Cathie Anderson: Folsom's AgreeYa Solutions isn't afraid to let go

Folsom's AgreeYa Solutions has almost doubled its revenue since 2008, concrete confirmation for managing partner Ajay Kaul that spinning off the firm's mobile practice was the right decision a few years ago.

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Related Topix: Folsom, CA, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Citrus Heights, CA, Santa Clara, CA, Life, Food

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Northeasttimes.com

Sign up for organic produce in NE

The deadlines are rapidly approaching for folks to sign up for Northeast Philadelphia's only Lancaster Farm Fresh Cooperative organic produce pick-up location.

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Examiner.com

The Aloe Source harnesses the power of an ancient healing plant

Texas-based skincare line, The Aloe Source , has harnessed the healing power of organically grown aloe vera in a new skincare line.

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Snack Food/Wholesale Bakery

Late July Organic Snacks Restaurant Style Tortilla Chips

Product Snapshot: Late July Organic Snacks' new Restaurant Style Tortilla Chips are for consumers who prefer organic food to enjoy an organic snack.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, United States Department of Agriculture, US News

Examiner.com

What's in the Shell: free-range, organic vs. conventional eggs

Not only does organically produced food have a greater nutritional content across the board, but also contains far less harmful toxins.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Life, Dieting, Medicine, Nutrition

Lake Cowichan Gazette

Green Fair is all about the environment

Local and organic growers and citizen initiative groups will gather along with those promoting planet-friendly products at the ninth annual Armstrong Spallumcheen Environmental Trust Green Fair on Saturday.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Chronicle Herald

Southwest Nova Scotia rallies for organic growers

Organic farmers in southwest Nova Scotia are bouncing back from a March weather bomb, with a little help from their friends.

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Food Technology

British organic body inks partnership for certified China exports

Britain's Soil Association Certification and China's organic certification body, the Organic Food Development Centre , have entered into a unique partnership that is hoped makes it cheaper and simpler for British organic businesses to export to China.

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State of Georgia

Natural vs. Organic Food: What's the Difference?

Many people go about their grocery shopping under the assumption that "natural" and "organic" foods are one and the same.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

It's only 'Natural' to wonder what food terms mean

Kraft Macaroni and Cheese came in one variety: elbow. Your preference in chicken? White meat or dark meat.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Meat, Chicken, Agriculture, Science, US News, United States Department of Agriculture

Mountain Xpress

Asheville-Buncombe Food Policy Council discusses 2014 initiatives

Over 75 community members attended Asheville-Buncombe Food Policy Council meeting titled, "Meeting of the Whole" on Wednesday evening, April 2 to discuss initiatives for 2014.

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Related Topix: Asheville, NC, Life, Food, Home Gardening, Home

Common Dreams

Organic Food: It's Not Just for Yuppies Anymore

A man who applies pesticides to Iowa fields for $14 hour might not seem a likely organic enthusiast.

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Supermarket Guru

Organic, specialty, and value-added fruits and vegetables set growth pace.

Fresh produce is on a roll. Healthier eating intensifies across America, and supermarkets bank heavily on its colorful appeals as an image setter, traffic generator and profit maker.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Vegetables, Fruits

World News Report

6350' Natural Foods To Host Earth Day Open House To Kick Off 2014 Growing Season

Kurt Luttecke, CEO, is expecting about 100 company stakeholders, media, and key community members for the event.

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Related Topix: Life, Fruits, Food, Grand Junction, CO

Sun Apr 13, 2014

The Guardian

Urban farmers' market brings taste of rural to Charlottetown.

Bev McIsaac gets some Valentine cupcakes from Martin Avery, of Earla's Home Baking, at the Urban Farmers' Market at the Confederation Court Mall in Charlottetown.

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Examiner.com

Flavrz drink mixes offer great flavor and are good for the environment

In a world where drink mixes are currently all the rage, one brand stands head and shoulders above the rest.

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Related Topix: US News, United States Department of Agriculture, Life, Food, Agriculture, Science, Supplement, Grape, Fruits

The Mountaineer Publishing Company

HCC annual spring plant sale is April 25

Haywood Community College will hold a spring plant sale from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, April 25 at the Horticulture Greenhouse Complex.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

Daily Kos

More on Walmart's new organic push

Following up from Rob Wallbridge's commentary on Walmart's new organic gambit, we find Colin Schultz writing for the Smithsonian: Organic farmers have an issue with scale-although there are some examples of organic yields meeting conventional yields, in general, organic production just can't produce as much food per unit of land as regular farming.

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The Burlington Free Press

New day at the VA

Warm and friendly Amy Todisco of Waitsfield brought an abundance of energy to her free workshop about Pathways for Veterans Organic Farming and Healing pilot program happening at Hartshorn Farm this summer.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Fitness, Yoga, Reiki, Medicine, University of Vermont, Health, Acupuncture

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